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Caesars division asks for more time to file bankruptcy plan

An exterior view of Caesars Palace, June 6, 2013.

The bankrupt operating division of casino empire Caesars Entertainment Corp. wants more time to file its reorganization plan to get out from under some $18 billion in debt. Caesars Entertainment Operating Co. lawyers filed a motion this week asking ...

Judge says FBI ruse violated rights of Las Vegas hotel guest

In this Nov. 6, 2014, file photo, Wei Seng Phua walks into federal court in Las Vegas.

The FBI violated the rights of a wealthy Malaysian businessman when agents posed as Internet repairmen to get into his Las Vegas suite to search for evidence of wrongdoing during the World Cup soccer tournament last summer ...

Photos: Lake Las Vegas home has 7 bathrooms, unlimited views

In a far away land known as Lake Las Vegas sits 16 Via Potenza Court, a three-bedroom, seven-bathroom mansion.

In a faraway land known as Lake Las Vegas sits 16 Via Potenza Court, a three bedroom, seven-bathroom mansion. This 5,515-square-foot Tuscan-style home, designed with the central Italian region in mind, is on the market for just under $3.5 million by ...

‘Make it shine’: New owner offers light at end of tunnel for Railroad Pass

Henderson commercial real estate broker Joe DeSimone, shown Thursday, April 16, 2015, has taken charge of Railroad Pass. Changes at the historic property are already taking place.

Once a lonely outpost among MGM Resorts' holdings, Railroad Pass is getting some attention under its new owner, Joe DeSimone. The new boss — whose background is in real estate, not gaming — is planning several significant changes that will affect ...

Elaine Wynn wins advisory backing in board battle

Elaine Wynn speaks during a Las Vegas Metro Chamber of Commerce Business Power Luncheon on Wednesday, May 8, 2013, at the Rio.

Elaine Wynn has secured a third-party advisory endorsement in her contentious campaign for re-election to the board of Wynn Resorts making her tied with her opponents as the public fight approaches ...

Senate passes bill allowing more businesses to bet on sports

A Nevada bill that would allow more businesses to place bets at race and sports books is moving forward. The Senate passed SB443 on Thursday in an 11-10 vote, with Democrats opposed. It now heads to ...

Anchor Bar, inventor of buffalo wing, coming to Las Vegas

Anchor Bar, a N.Y.-based restaurant which created the famed wing style in 1964, plans to expand its franchise to Las Vegas in June with a location at the Venetian ...

Retail rebound: Sahara Pavilion becomes latest major mall to change hands

A view of the Sahara Pavilion shopping center Monday, April 13, 2015, at the northeast corner of Sahara Avenue and Decatur Boulevard.

Sahara Pavilion, at the northeast corner of Sahara Avenue and Decatur Boulevard, was once a hot spot for Las Vegas retail. Now, it's part of a trend in which Las Vegas strip malls are being snapped up by ...

First quarter shows mixed signals in Nevada’s continuing foreclosure woes

A view of model homes in a Ryland Homes subdivision at Buffalo and Diablo drives in the Southwest valley Sunday, April 5, 2015.

One in every 209 homes statewide received a foreclosure-related filing in the three months ending March 31, the third-highest rate in the nation behind ...

Survey: Only 12 percent come to Las Vegas mainly to gamble

Tourists ride an escalator down from a pedestrian overpass Thursday, April 28, 2011, on the Strip.

The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority says it has a pretty good idea who visited the destination last year: 45-year-old married people making $40,000 or more with ...

Wells Fargo net income falls slightly from a year earlier

A view of the sign at the Wells Fargo bank, 4425 Spring Mountain Road, near Arville Street Thursday January 20, 2011.

Wells Fargo, the third-biggest U.S. bank by assets, said Tuesday that its first-quarter earnings fell slightly from the same period a year earlier. The bank got a boost from increased mortgage lending, but a key measure of ...

Communication key in caring for Southern Nevada’s aging population

A UNLV program teaches current and future health care professionals to communicate with one another to improve patient care, especially for seniors.

Zapped: Legislature kills bill urging NV Energy to expand consumer incentive offerings

An exterior view of the NV Energy building in Las Vegas Monday Oct. 20, 2014.

NV Energy offers several incentive programs for consumers to purchase energy-saving appliances and other electrical equipment, but a bill that encouraged the utility to ...

Another advisory firm frowns on Elaine Wynn’s re-election

Elaine Wynn, ex-wife of billionaire Steve Wynn, filed suit to lift divorce-related restrictions on the sale of her stock in Wynn Resorts. Fellow board members voted against nominating her for another term.

Elaine Wynn has encountered a setback in her fight to stay on the board of Wynn Resorts due to an advisory firm’s recommendation that shareholders not support ...

Private university buys Nevada Cancer Institute building for its med school

The Nevada Cancer Institute closed Dec. 31, 2012. The Summerlin-based cancer treatment and research facility opened in 2005.

The former Nevada Cancer Institute building will remain a part of the region's medical community. Roseman University of Health Sciences announced Monday that ...